Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 05:32:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.54 meters/second, 1524.8 km/hour, 947.4 miles/hour or 823.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 23.4"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 32.1"||947.21 mi||west||0° 05' 13.1"||5.98 mi||north||947.47 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 12.5"||941.38 mi||east||2° 37' 45.0"||180.79 mi||north||965.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Halls Creek||Thu 1:32 PM||33 km||20 miles||18 nm||S|
|Darwin||Thu 3:02 PM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm||NNE|
|Tennant Creek||Thu 3:02 PM||707 km||440 miles||382 nm||ESE|
|Alice Springs||Thu 3:02 PM||903 km||561 miles||488 nm||SE|
|Kupang||Thu 1:32 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm||NNW|
|Suai||Thu 2:32 PM||990 km||615 miles||535 nm||NNW|
|Same||Thu 2:32 PM||1013 km||630 miles||547 nm||NNW|
|Dili||Thu 2:32 PM||1063 km||661 miles||574 nm||NNW|
|Eucla||Thu 2:17 PM||1527 km||949 miles||824 nm||S|
|Makassar||Thu 1:32 PM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm||NNW|
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